Steven & Andrea's Wedding | Birmingham city centre | Wedding Blog by scott stockwell

I didn't shoot bridal preparations for this wedding although instead I joined Steven and the majority of his wedding party at The Alchemist Bar In Birmingham which was a nice change. I loved shooting the relaxed atmosphere while the guests enjoyed a drink and capturing Steven nervously taking sips from his whiskey glass :)

The Birmingham Registry office was just around the corner where Andrea arrived looking stunning! After the ceremony we made our way over to Marco Pierre White Steakhouse for the wedding breakfast which has amazing views over Birmingham. This was then followed by a trip to Sutton Park Where we did a few more shots of Steven & Andrea on their own. Steven chose this beautiful spot to propose to Andrea, it was nice that Steven & Andrea were willing to take the extra time away from their guests for a few snaps at this location. The finishing stop was The Green House where guests were welcomed by an open bar and band playing through out the night.

Great day with amazing atmosphere throughout, I wish you both the best for the future!

Lifestyle Shoot at Alfrick nature with the Mace family by scott stockwell

I took photos of the Mace family a few months back now but what a lovely day we had. The shoot was held at Alfrick nature reserve which has a lovely trail to follow around the reserve, children love it! Beth also brought along her best friend Sophie the dog, they made a great team during the photoshoot striking poses together :)


Josh & Naomi’s wedding at Priors Tithe Barn by scott stockwell

I had the pleasure of shooting Josh & Naomi's wedding back in August, the sun was out in full force and was probably one of the hottest days I have shot a wedding. Priors Tithe Barn dates back to the 13th century which features a beautiful manor house and barn, nestled in the countryside surrounded by gardens full of roses and wild flowers. When Josh & Naomi and I first met at the venue Naomi told me that king Henry VIII was rumoured to have stayed here with Anne Boleyn! 

I have added some photos of the day below. I wish Naomi and Josh all the best for the future :)

Katie & Victoria's wedding by scott stockwell

After meeting Katie & Victoria for a quick chat about their wedding over coffee & tea I could tell they were both such a lovely, friendly, down to earth couple and that shooting their wedding was going to be lots of fun. We had some beautiful weather on the day, which was perfect because the ceremony was held at Sandwell registry office which has a lovely garden for photos. The ceremony was then followed by drinks, food and dancing at the Strathallen Menzies Hotel.

I have also included some of the engagement shoot photos with this post as I seem to have missed writing a blog about it. The engagement shoot was held at Sandwell Valley.

I wish Katie and Victoria all the best in the future :)

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Tom & Emma's Wedding, Birtsmortan Court 25/05/15 by scott stockwell

   I have wanted to feature Tom & Emma's wedding at Birtsmortan Court on my blog for a while. Surrounded in beautiful countryside with its eye catching buildings and lovely gardens along with Tom & Emma's personal touches it did make the whole day feel real special :).

I first heard from Tom & Emma about a year ago when I was starting out my business and we were connected through friends of friends of friends etc. Emma's father also use to be a pro wedding photographer but now a photo enthusiast, so it did feel like a bit of an honour to be chosen to be the photographer for the day.

Tom & Emma are a lovely couple who I hope have a happy and long future together & it was a pleasure to shoot there wedding :)

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Catherine & Richard Wedding Lyde Park by scott stockwell

I would like to share with you a few words & photos from Catherine & Richards beautiful wedding at the lovely Lyde Court, Hereforshire. Lyde Court was a totally new setting for me. Its surroundings, antique chairs for civil ceremonies & 17th century converted barn with old stone walls & rustic wooden beams were any photographers best friend :)

Although the weather was a bit on the cloudy side it stayed nice and dry. The civil ceremony was held just outside the barn house followed by canapés & Chapel Pleck (posh perry) in the front garden with a nice bit of jazz playing. Wedding breakfast was served in the barn house with the axing of the Cheese. Overall a great day :)

 Catherine & Richard are a really nice couple and I wish them the best for the future and would like to thank them for letting me part of their special day.

Please enjoy a few of the photographs I have posted below